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Can anyone ID this Succulent?

Posted by mike_jw London. UK (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 19, 14 at 13:37

This plant came from the Houseplant section of a well-know chain-store. The label just said 'Houseplant - for indoor use'. The height in the photo is 44cms/17ins. The new leaves start off green, then mature to a reddish-colour.


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RE: Can anyone ID this Succulent?

Euphorbia trigona, perhaps.

-Ming


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RE: Can anyone ID this Succulent?

If the stems are three angled, then as Ming, suggested, E. trigona.
A nice looking plant which I would look to put in a pot 1 size up.

Fof


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RE: Can anyone ID this Succulent?

Thanks to both of you for your positive ID. Yes, the stems are indeed three angled. I found a site with a page devoted to Euphorbias, and was surprised at their many forms and shapes.

http://www.succulents.us/euphorbia.html


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